MOSSI SUKOMSE MASK 8, Burkina Faso

In spite of its patina, we believe this mask was made for the collecting market.


Photographs © Hamill Gallery

MOSSI
SUKOMSE MASK 8
WAN-NYAKA
19" high x 11" wide x 17" deep (as seen on post)
19" high x 9" wide x 8" deep (wood mask alone)
$600
Burkina Faso

This mask is larger and heavier than the other Sukomse masks.

We recommend Land of the Flying Masks: Art and Culture in Burkina Faso (Prestel) by Christopher Roy and Thomas Wheelock.


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